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780 - 3.5 Years - Startup/Retail

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Joined: 06 Feb 2014
Posts: 5
Location: India
Concentration: Entrepreneurship, Marketing
Schools: INSEAD Jan '15
GMAT 1: 780 Q51 V47
GPA: 4
WE: Business Development (Other)
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780 - 3.5 Years - Startup/Retail [#permalink] New post 04 Mar 2014, 02:59
Hi,

I need some help in deciding which schools to apply for. I am targeting 2015 R1. Also, I am inclined to apply in R1 for INSEAD Jan 2015 intake. Is it a bad idea? What are my chances? Will really appreciate some help.

Profile: Indian/Male/Engineer/26

GMAT: Total 780, Q51, V47, AWA 4.5

Work Experience: 3.5 years by December 2014

1.5 Years: Founder of company which operates in the B2B retail space. The company has 5 employees and 20+ clients. Revenues not substantial. (My current job)
2 Years: Team leader in a fortune 10 company in financial industry. Led a team of 6 people. (My previous job)

International Exposure:
Though I have only 2 months of international exposure, the quality of it is pretty decent.
Set up a 12 member team in a Philippines, trained the members and migrated a critical process there. (Previous Job)

Education:
Engineering: 6.76/10 (Ranked #5 college in India)
High School: 87% and 83%

Certifications: Both Finance Related (My current role in not related to finance)
-- Professional Risk Manager (PRM)
-- Actuary

Social/Charity
My startup is among very few companies in India to partner with a global charity to raise capital for empowerment of women in developing countries.

College:
Better than average extra curricular. Leadership Roles.

Other Activities:
Regularly write for some e-magazines on topics such as entrepreneurship and marketing. Guest speaker at some conferences.

LT/ST Goal
Expand my business to multiple countries.
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Re: 780 - 3.5 Years - Startup/Retail [#permalink] New post 21 Mar 2014, 10:29
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Hi BhandiU,

Thanks for your post. In regards to additional MBA programs to apply to, do you have a preference in location and/or are there any more programs you are particularly considering?

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